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Rosemount High School student video wins statewide prize
Moms and Neighbors host fun night out to support efforts in District 196
Friends of the Robert Trail Library Book Sale opens to the public Wednesday
Rosemount High School winter A and B honor rolls
Rosemount police: April 6 to April 11 including adult arrests
crime and courts
Baseball: Cold offense starting to heat up
Boys tennis: Irish pick up first victory vs. Red Wing
Girls track and field: Schow, 4x4 lead the way at Prior Lake
Boys track and field: Irish third at Prior Lake Invite
Softball: Irish slide past Tigers
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TCF National Ban vs Hunter
Felix R. Kropelnicki, 85
Joseph F. Ruhr, 96
Joseph F. Ruhr, 96
Rose Marie Ervasti, 87
Bruce T. Conner, 64
Chuck Brooks' column: He's ready to play ball
Andrea Langworthy's column: Fifty years and counting
Nathan Hansen's column: The pool is just great this year
Letter: Legislators' town hall was informative
Editorial: Rosemount's a great town when you take the time to think about it
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December 26, 2014
Volunteers needed for Star Wars Extravaganza
Last year organizers of Rosemount’s Star Wars Extravaganza thought it might draw a couple hundred people. To their surprise, 1,450 people sardined themselves into the Steeple Center to catch a glimpse of Darth Vader. Star Wars Extravaganza is a literacy event sponsored by...
December 26, 2014 - 11:33am
Tree lighting event coming Dec. 5
With the Steeple Center effectively shut down because of construction, the Rosemount Area Arts Council had to make some decisions on what to do for the holidays. For the last several years, the organization has hosted Christmas at the Steeple Center, a well-attended variety show. ...
November 26, 2014 - 11:16am
November 20, 2014
Arts council’s tile-signing efforts continue
Getting more than 9,000 individual pieces of art completed and then assembling them into a larger, singular piece is no small task. In the midst of such a task, the Rosemount Area Arts Council has learned to just keep at it. So far, more than 3,000 residents have personalized...
November 20, 2014 - 2:34pm
RHS musicians named to honor bands
Several Rosemount High School musicians have been chosen for high school honor bands assembled by Minnesota colleges and universities. They are: Gustavus Adolphus College Kari Felland, Kristen Andrews, Nathan Loesch, Bailey Leuth, Luke Gordan, Michael St. Ores University...
news / education
November 20, 2014 - 1:17pm
November 6, 2014
Author will bring mystery to Robert Trail Library
Author Marilyn Jax worked as an investigator for the State of Minnesota for nearly 20 years. She investigated real estate, franchise and environmental cleanup fraud. Often while out on the job, Jax would think to herself, “This would make a good book.” One time in particular,...
November 6, 2014 - 12:31pm
October 16, 2014
RHS retains Class AAA Youth in Music title
After several Youth In Music Class AAA championship titles, it seems somewhat appropriate that the 2014 performance by the Rosemount High School Irish Marching Band was titled, “The Queen.” The RHS band reclaimed its title — its crown, so to speak — at Saturday’s...
news / education
October 16, 2014 - 12:02pm
October 9, 2014
One Book One Rosemount will run through October
One Book One Rosemount kicked off last week and events throughout the month will celebrate community reading. The 2014 month-long reading campaign will feature Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin. The adventure novel is a Newbery honor book and tells the story of...
October 9, 2014 - 11:21am
RHS theater presents Noises Off this weekend
There are a lot of moving parts in Rosemount High School’s fall play. There are entrances and exits that have to be timed just right. Three are doors that have to slam open and closed. Most of the actors have two characters to play, and in most cases at least one of the characters...
news / education
October 9, 2014 - 11:11am
September 25, 2014
S'more fun coming to the Steeple Center
Sometimes it’s nice to sit, watch a fire and listen to music. The Rosemount Area Arts Council thinks so, anyway. In cooperation with the Guitar Shop of Rosemount, RAAC will host its first S’mores Guitar Social from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 11 in the Steeple Center Parking lot. ...
September 25, 2014 - 11:15am
September 18, 2014
Band festival is a noteworthy celebration
Every fall for the past quarter century the Rosemount High School marching band has filled Irish Stadium with a daylong celebration of music. The school’s annual marching band festival celebrated its 25th anniversary Saturday, making it one of the longest-running competitions...
September 18, 2014 - 1:01pm
September 4, 2014
Rita Beyer Corrigan will exhibit at library
Rita Beyer Corrigan has created art for a long time, but it wasn’t until last year that she could exhibit art in her hometown, Rosemount. “I appreciate being able to show work to people in Rosemount,” said Corrigan. Corrigan’s paintings will be featured at the...
September 4, 2014 - 11:53am
August 7, 2014
Festival will celebrate community music
A few years ago, arts councils from Rosemount and Hastings approached Dakota County Parks with a plan to host a music festival in Spring Lake Park Reserve. The park straddles the border of the two cities and is stunning. Dakota County Parks operation coordinator Katie Pata thought...
August 7, 2014 - 12:16pm
July 31, 2014
Big Buddha headed to Hampton
An eight-foot, four ton, gleaming green symbol of international peace and harmony will make a long-awaited stop in Hampton next week. Monks at the Watt Munisotaram temple applied three years ago to host the Jade Buddha for Universal Peace, a world-traveling sculpture carved...
July 31, 2014 - 2:43pm
Editorials: Explore new culture with Buddha visit
There is a unique cultural opportunity coming to the the Farmington area next week. No, not the Dakota County Fair. Or, not just the county fair anyway. Along with the animal barns and fried foods, Farmington and Rosemount residents will have the opportunity next week...
opinion / editorials
July 31, 2014 - 11:45am
July 17, 2014
County looking for art to exhibit
Artists who are looking for an audience are invited to submit their work to be considered for Dakota County’s fourth community art exhibit planned for display in county buildings beginning this October. The submission deadline has been extended to Aug. 29, 2014. Original,...
July 17, 2014 - 12:46pm